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National Careers Week 2019

National Careers Week is taking place 4 - 9 March 2019.

There’s lots going on in school during National Careers Week to help you plan your future career.

Take some time this week to think about:

• What is your dream job?
• What would you like to achieve in the future?

Now is the time to act and start planning your career.

• Your career depends on the choices you make

• What you are doing now can impact on your future

 National Careers Week Assembly Programme:

4 March
5 March
6 March
7 March
9 March
Year 7 Careers Assembly 

Year 8 Careers Assembly

Year 9 Careers Assembly

Year 10 Careers Assembly

Year 11 & Year 12 Careers Assembly

Dipti Bhise, Manager - Process Excellence, Burberry

Gillian Elvidge, Senior Schools & Colleges Liaison Officer, Leeds Trinity University

Marsha Witter, Talent and Apprenticeships Manager, Burberry              

Molly Ellis, Recruiter, EQuation Graduate Recruitment

Oral Blackford, Director, Fitness Success Bootcamp

BBC Bitsize - Careers in the Creative Industries Panel:

Tuesday  12 March 2019
  Year 8 and KS4/5 Drama and Music students
Presenter: Jonny Nelson
Panellists: Stu Houchin
(GFX Giant Robot)

Tim Leigh
(StageOne: Sales & Marketing Director)

  Emily Pilbeam
(BBC Introducing Presenter & Team Assistant




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